Death Notices

Obituaries for November 23, 2000

Kimberly Farmer

Kimberly Farmer, 26, of Calhoun City, died Tuesday at Trace Regional Hospital in Houston of injuries received in an automobile accident.

The funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.

Eddie Robinson & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Charles B. Ferrill

MERIDIAN – Charles Bailey Ferrill Sr., 90, formerly of Grenada, died Monday at Riley Memorial Hospital in Meridian.

Mr. Ferrill was an accountant, former general manager of Coca-Cola Company and served as Grenada City Councilman. He attended the First United Methodist Church where he was on the Board of Stewards.

Mr. Ferrill was a graduate of Meridian High School and the University of Mississippi where he earned his bachelor of business administration degree in accounting. He was a member of Kappa Alpha Order and the M Club.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Magnolia Cemetery in Meridian with the Rev. Nick Nicholson officiating. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First United Methodist Church in Grenada.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Mr. Ferrill was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Rogers Ferrill; two brothers, John R. Ferrill and Cicero C. Ferrill; and two sisters, Catherine F. Melton and Lydia F. McMahon.

He is survived by a son, Charles Bailey Ferrill Jr. of Little Rock, Ark.; a daughter, Cornelia Ferrill Laird of Meridian; a sister, Rowena Ferrill Eastland of Meridian; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be sent to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Webb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James G. Turnage

Dr. James G. Turnage Jr., 81, of Grenada, died Tuesday at Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Dr. Turnage was a veterinarian, and owner operator of Grenada Animal Hospital. He was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Gideons.

Dr. Turnage received a chemical engineering degree from Mississippi State University, a meteorology degree from New York University and a veterinarian degree from Auburn University. He served in both the Army and Air Force with over 70n missions in Europe, Japan and Korea.

Dr. Turnage was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Rotary Club, and the Veterinary Medical Association.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church with Dr. Tim Williams officiating. Burial will be in Oddfellows Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12-2 p.m. Friday prior to services.

Dr. Turnage was the widow of Audrey Hare Turnage.

He is survived by four sons, Larry Turnage of Gore Springs, Charles Turnage, Kerry Turnage, both of Jackson and Lance Turnage of Memphis, Tenn.; a daughter, Lisa Turnage Pitcock of Grenada; a brother, Robert Lake Turnage of Columbus; a sister, Marie Hurst of Suffolk, Va.; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Memorials may be sent to Gideons International, P.O. Box 308, Grenada, Miss. 38902-0308.

Garner-Harper Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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